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Greensburg Tribune-Review roundup: Indiana keeps Section 3 lead

| Monday, April 22, 2013, 10:00 p.m.
Brian F. Henry | Tribune-Review
Indiana's Ryan Creps safely slides into second base past Greensburg Salem's Sam Nowicki on Monday, April 22, 2013 at Greensburg Salem.

Sean Thompson struck out nine and allowed four hits, and Indiana padded its lead in Section 3-AAA with a 5-1 win over Greensburg Salem on Monday afternoon.

Bo Putt went 3 for 4 with a pair of doubles, and Danny Clark was 3 for 4 with a double for Indiana (8-2, 6-1). Adam Cunningham had two hits for Greensburg Salem (3-6, 3-4).

Latrobe 6, Connellsville 5 — Matt Hogue was the winning pitcher in Latrobe's Section 2-AAAA game. Nick Robi had a double and Alec Spanulange had a triple for Latrobe (5-5, 4-3).

Yough 7, Uniontown 3 — Josh Sterner had a double and two RBI and Luke Spisak picked up the win for Yough (6-6, 5-2) in a Section 2-AAA win.

Derry 10, Laurel Highlands 8 In Section 2-AAA, Robby Hebenthal and Lucas Maloy each had multiple hits to lead Derry (5-5, 5-2) to victory.

Jeannette 10, Southmoreland 3 — Garett Elliot had a pair of doubles and was the winning pitcher for the Jayhawks (5-3, 4-3) in their Section 4-AA win.

Greensburg C.C. 13, South Allegheny 3 — Colin Liberatore picked up the win for the Centurions (5-3, 5-2) in Section 4-AA. Sean Bialecki went 3 for 3 with a double and a triple for Greensburg Central Catholic.

Clairton 9, Frazier 4 — Zach Lorea threw a complete game with 11 strikeouts, as Clairton (3-5, 2-3) won in Section 2-A. Blake Herron had three hits for Frazier (4-6, 2-3).

Franklin Regional 20, Woodland Hills 5 — Nick Munson went 1 for 2 with four RBI for Franklin Regional (8-3) in a three-inning, nonsection rout.

Albert Gallatin 7, Ringgold 6 — Jarred Cappellini hit a two-run double in the bottom of the seventh to tie the game and later scored on Chaz Phillips' RBI single to give Albert Gallatin (1-9) a win. Ringgold's Tyler Zubovich hit a grand slam in the second.

Mt. Pleasant 10, Highlands 0 (6 inn.) — Mitch Matlas tripled, and Luke Liprando doubled as the Vikings (5-7) posted a nonsection, six-inning win. Nate Pieszak pitched a three-hitter and struck out six.


Hempfield 9, Franklin Regional 1 — Kasey Kolick and Michaela LaDonne each had a double for No. 4 Hempfield (10-3, 6-2) in its Section 1-AAAA win. Hope Pehrson got the win.

Norwin 3, Latrobe 2 — Maddy Miller pitched a complete game and struck out five to lead Norwin in Section 1-AAAA. Jenna Adams had three doubles for the Knights (6-4, 5-4).

Mt. Pleasant 12, Laurel Highlands 2 (6 inn.) — Paige Hertzog and Jena Szelong each had multiple hits, as Mt. Pleasant (9-4, 8-2) cruised in Section 4-AAA.

Greensburg Salem 3, Yough 0 — Jayne Oberdorf struck out nine — eclipsing 100 strikeouts on the year — and Class AAA No. 1 Greensburg Salem won the nonsection game. Claire Oberdorf homered for Greensburg Salem (10-1).

Greensburg C.C. 10, Frazier 7 — Nikki Adisey was the winning pitcher in Greensburg Central Catholic's nonsection win. Sierra Mathos had a pair of doubles and Emma Taormira, Liana Denino and Marina Kosor all had one extra-base hit for Greensburg Central Catholic (7-3).

Elizabeth Forward 4, McKeesport 2 — Katelyn Shinavski and Caitlyn Arico each had doubles for the Warriors in their nonsection win. Grace McBride got the win for Elizabeth Forward (10-2).

Blairsville 1, Ligonier Valley 0 — In the Heritage Conference, Emily Okapal threw a complete-game, allowing just two hits with 12 strikeouts, to lead Blairsville (6-0, 6-0) to victory. It was the first conference loss in six years for Ligonier Valley.


Latrobe's Chad Kissell and Mario Fannie defeated Penn-Trafford's Cullen Price and Alec Giugliano, 7-5, 6-2, in the finals of the Section 1-AAA doubles tournament at Franklin Regional to claim the section championship. Price and Giugliano topped Kiski Area's team of Tyler Paunovich and Thad Paunovich, 4-6, 6-2, 6-3, to reach the finals. In the consolation finals, the Paunovich brothers beat Franklin Regional's team of Rohan Hattangady and Rochan Ramesh, 7-5, 6-3.

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